The Role of CSR in Development: A Case Study Involving the ...

The Role of CSR in Development: A Case Study Involving the Mining Industry in South America By Melissa Whellams ... Newmont Mining's CSR initiatives in Peru and Bolivia were of particular interest ... contribution CSR can make to development at the macro level. But like most companies,

State of Mining in Africa In the spotlight

region. In this year's edition of State of Mining in Africa – In the spotlight, we take a further look at, and reflect back on, our observations to see how the broad industry is progressing. We also follow case studies that, in our view, provide good examples that support …

Putting Miners First: Understanding the Livelihoods ...

Putting Miners First: Understanding the Livelihoods Context of Small-Scale and Artisanal Mining in Ghana Factors involved in Increasing the Contribution of ASM to Poverty Reduction Targets SYNTHESIS REPORT NOVEMBER 2004 Esther Ofei –Aboagye Nii Moi Thompson S Al-Hassan Thomas Akabzaa Charles Ayamdoo

Mining Codes in Africa: Emergence of a "Fourth" Generation?

multinational mining companies, mounting awareness of the inability of liberalised mining regulations to meet the development challenges facing African countries, and issues of legitimacy raised by externally driven regulatory codes in the natural resources sector have all put pressure on governments to renegotiate contracts and revise mining

Mining and Sustainable Development: The Case of Ghana

The Legislative Framework for mining in Ghana is currently laid down in the Minerals and Mining Act, 2006 (Act 703). Within this Legal Framework, the state is the owner of all minerals occurring in their natural state within Ghana's land and sea territory, including its exclusive economic zone.

Corporate social responsibility in South Africa : how ...

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is not a new issue. There has and will always be the need for organisations to make profits and the needs of society. CSR has been considered more strongly than ever since the early 1990's, building on a trend that had been growing since the start of the 20th century.

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA THROUGH THE …

The study calls to question rigid government control over the mining and quarrying sector. The importance of mining and quarrying in accelerating the pace of economic growth in Nigeria should rather motivate the government to deregulate and reform the sector. This will

Ethiopia - Mining Sector and Business Prospects Introduction

Ethiopia - Mining Sector and Business Prospects KE- September, 2016 Ethiopia - Mining Sector and Business Prospects Introduction Ethiopia, with a population of roughly 95 million, is the second most populous country in sub-Saharan Africa, and one of the fastest growing economies in …

Motivations for providing CSR-mediated initiatives in ...

Jun 24, 2017· The foregoing empirical findings have implications for policy and practice regarding the design and implementation of CSR-mediated initiatives in mining communities. A major policy of the mining communities has been the use of community consultative committees as a fulcrum around which corporate-community engagements have revolved.

Shifting sands: changes in community perceptions of mining ...

Jun 16, 2013· The contribution of mining to the Ghanaian economy has been substantial. The mining sector is currently a major foreign exchange earner and contributes to long-term capital formation and fiscal payment to the state. However, the industry continues to have adverse consequences on the lives of local community dwellers, most of whom are often unprepared to deal with these impacts. Often, …

The Challenge Of Mineral Resource Exploitation And Its ...

The Challenge Of Mineral Resource Exploitation And Its Contribution To Development In The Region ... backward and forward linkages Recent Vale Columbia Center study: Resource-based Sustainable ... Peru, PNG, Ghana experiences CSR & community development agreements World Bank's Sharing Mining Benefits, June 2011 examines 60 examples of ...

Ghana GDP From Mining | 2006-2019 Data | 2020-2022 ...

Looking forward, we estimate GDP From Mining in Ghana to stand at 7885.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Ghana GDP From Mining is projected to trend around 8397.00 GHS Million in 2021 and 8985.00 GHS Million in 2022, according to our econometric models.

Political Economy of the Mining Sector in Ghana

Political Economy of the Mining Sector in Ghana Joseph Ayee, Tina Søreide, G. P. Shukla, and Tuan Minh Le1 Joseph Ayee is Professor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa; Tina Søreide is an

Artisanal and small-scale gold mining in Ghana

Ghana operate informally, without the security of a licence. Formalising Ghana's ASM sector is therefore a significant, timely and pressing developmental opportunity that must now be realised. In January 2016 Ghana hosted a multi-stakeholder 'action dialogue' on artisanal and small-scale mining. t his was the

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: Lessons from the ...

The mining industry and Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana: According to Ababio and Boon (2009), the concept of Corporate Social Responsibility can be traced back to the middle 1950s when ...

REPUBLIC OF GHANA

and institutional framework for SD. Against this backdrop, this Review Report for Ghana is being prepared within the framework of the Africa Regional Preparatory Process for Rio+ 20 by the Government of Ghana. Ghana has made progress in the formulation and …

(PDF) Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies ...

Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Companies in Ghana: The Case of Newmont Ghana Gold Limited at Ahafo Article (PDF Available) · December 2015 with 2,754 Reads How we measure 'reads'

Corporate Social Responsibility in Ghana

the fulfillment of corporate goals and examines the CSR concept in the Ghanaian mining industry. In Ghana the concept has tended to focus on the external environment to the neglect of the internal environment from where employees operate. Key Words: Corporate Social Responsibility, Africa, Ghana, Mining Industry. 1.0 Introduction

Mining in Ghana – What future can we expect?

Ghana, which is also reflected in mining's contribution to GDP and direct employment, respectively 1.7 per cent of Ghana's GDP and 1.1 per cent of the Ghanaian labour force. Executive summary Mining: Partnerships for Development Mining in Ghana – What future can we expect? 5 Section 1 Ghana's economy and the role of mining

A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF BOTSWANA AND ZAMBIA BY …

I was able to break language barriers and overcome challenges in some rural areas due to their quick thinking and enthusiasm. I hope to, one day, congratulate them for ... 5.10 Mining Company CSR in Zambia and Botswana ... 7.3 Looking Forward ...

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